|Report upon the Removal of Blossom Rock in San Francisco Harbor - Williamson, R.S.; Heuer, W.H.|
Story of the demolition of Blossom Rock, a maritime navigational hazard in San Francisco Bay midway between Alcatraz Island and Yerba Buena Island.
Keywords: San Francisco Bay, navigation
|Physiographically unfinished entrances to San Francisco Bay - Holway, Ruliff S. (Ruliff Stephen), 1857-1927|
Keywords: Physical geography -- California San Francisco Bay; San Francisco Bay (Calif.)
|Doris Sloan: Geology of San Francisco Bay Area - Cal Day|
This is a presentation given on Cal Day (UC-Berkeley open house) on April 21, 2007. Speaker is Doris Sloan, professor of Geology at UC-Berkeley. Abstract: Hear Berkeley's own award-winning author of Geology of the San Francisco Bay Region. She'll discuss fascinating geological features of our region and share her favorite discoveries. Her book highlights Bay Area locations, open to the public, that best illustrate local geology.
Keywords: geology; san francisco bay area
Downloads: 642 (1 review)
|[See America First] - Unknown|
Actress Kay Gordon visits various Oakland, California businesses.
Keywords: San Francisco Bay Area: Oakland
Downloads: 1,809 (2 reviews)
|Within the golden gate : a souvenir of San Francisco Bay - Pinney, Laura Ann Young, b. 1849|
Keywords: San Francisco Bay (Calif.) -- Poetry
Downloads: 2,094 (1 review)
|[Oakland, California Real Estate Promotional Film] - Havens (Wickham)|
Real estate promotional film on Oakland, California and her sister cities made by Wickham Havens, a local developer.
Keywords: San Francisco Bay Area: Oakland
Downloads: 7,291 (5 reviews)
|Mudflat - Richard A. Reynolds|
Years ago, artists would walk around the muck at the edge of the San Francisco Bay in Emeryville, and build loads of sculptures out there on the flats, created from driftwood and found objects that drivers would enjoy as they motored south on the old Highway 17 (known in numerous radio ads as 'Highway 17, The Nimitz'). Grabbing material off someone else’s work was considered fair game and part of the fun, and contributed a kinetic dynamic to the ongoing display...
Keywords: San Francisco Bay; wood sculpture
|Within the Golden Gate A Souvenir of San Francisco Bay - Pinney, Laura Ann Young, 1849-|
Book from Project Gutenberg: Within the Golden Gate A Souvenir of San Francisco Bay Library of Congress Classification: PS
Keywords: San Francisco Bay (Calif.) -- Poetry
|Save The Bay Television Coverage|
Compilation of TV news coverage of the Save The Bay environmental organization.
Keywords: vhs; san francisco bay; environmental activism
|George Brimhall: Geology of the East Bay Area and societal role of geological understanding - Cal Day|
This is a presentation given on Cal Day (UC-Berkeley open house) on April 21, 2007. Speaker is George Brimhall, professor of Geology at UC-Berkeley. Abstract: The Berkeley-Oakland hills harbor an archive of geological history, going back more than 100 million years. A vivid record also tells us much about the geological processes active today. Enjoy a pictorial history of the hills and hear how we reconstruct the past and predict the future, using such methods as digital mapping tools, base maps...
Keywords: geology; global warming; san francisco bay area
|Housebuilding in transition; based on studies in the San Francisco Bay area - Maisel, Sherman J|
Keywords: Construction industry -- California San Francisco Bay Area
|Carrol Whitaker Presents The Peninsula of San Francisco - George Bagnall & Associates, Inc.|
Additional Title: San Francisco PeninsulaDescription: Silent travelogue documenting the San Francisco Peninsula. The film begins with a drive over the Golden Gate Bridge to Fisherman's Wharf, and features scenes of cable cars, ships in the Bay, the Legion of Honor, Japanese Tea Garden, Lloyd Lake and the Marin Headlands, before heading south on Highway 1 past Ocean Beach and Daly City. Commuters are shown exiting the Southern Pacific railway followed by quick scenes of the major roadways: Highwa...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Travelogue; San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.)
|Erv Rasmussen Interviews with Douglas Perham - Rasmussen, Irv|
Description: Series of interviews of Douglas M. Perham, the creator of the Perham Collection of Early Electronics, recorded at his New Almaden Museum in June and July 1963 by Erv Rasmussen. Perham was an early wireless experimenter and radio broadcaster, and a life-long collector. The Perham Collection parallels Perham’s career and documents early electronics in the West, particularly the Santa Clara Valley, from the early 1900s to 1960...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Electronics; San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.)
|Correspondence to accompany maps and charts of California - Ringgold, Cadwalader, 1802-1867|
Keywords: San Francisco Bay (Calif.); California -- Maps
|A region's press: anatomy of newspapers in the San Francisco Bay Area - Rivers, William L|
Keywords: American newspapers -- California San Francisco Bay Area
|Opportunities for vocational education in the San Francisco Bay region; a detailed classification and a critical analysis - Woodward, Hugh McCurdy, 1881-|
Thesis (Ph.D.)--Univ. of Calif., Dec. 1920
Keywords: Vocational education -- California San Francisco Bay Area
|Tribune-American Dream Picture - Oakland Tribune-American|
Astonishing film sponsored by a newspaper which held a contest for the most unusual dream and then made it into a short film. A woman dreams of losing her baby, rowing across San Francisco Bay and finding her child in an unusual place.
Keywords: San Francisco Bay Area: Oakland; Dreams; Surrealism
Downloads: 20,337 (11 reviews)
|The million-dollar suitcase - MacGowan, Alice, b. 1858|
Keywords: San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.) -- Fiction
|Transportation and handling costs of selected fresh fruits and vegetables in the San Francisco Bay terminal market area (Volume no.2) - Stanford Research Institute|
Keywords: Fruit Prices California San Francisco Bay Area; Vegetables Prices California San Francisco Bay Area
|First chief financial officer at Genentech, 1978-1984 : oral history transcript / 2002 - Middleton, Fred A., 1949- ive|
Keywords: Genentech, Inc; Biotechnology industries -- California San Francisco Bay Area; Biotechnology -- California San Francisco Bay Area
|[Oakland Oaks Baseball Season Opens] - Unknown|
Baseball season opens in Oakland, California: April 2, 1918; auto parade through downtown streets and pregame warmup.
Keywords: San Francisco Bay Area: Baseball; San Francisco Bay Area: Oakland; Sports: Baseball
Downloads: 9,635 (3 reviews)
|Golden Gate City - Castle Films|
The World Parade, produced by Castle Films, distributed by University of Alabama 0659 PA8627 Golden Gate City
Keywords: San Francisco Bay Area; San Francisco Bay Area: Infrastructure; San Francisco: Scenics: Historical
Downloads: 3,840 (4 reviews)
|California Is Climate - Palmer (W.A.) Films, Inc.|
Promotional film for the eastern San Francisco Bay Area (Alameda and part of Contra Costa counties) emphasizing its excellent weather, advanced infrastructure, and cultural and economic advantages.
Keywords: San Francisco Bay Area: Alameda County; San Francisco Bay Area: Industry; Weather
Downloads: 4,246 (3 reviews)
|Three to Get Ready: A Progress Report from BART - Levene (Carol)|
Shows stages in the construction of the San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit system.
Keywords: San Francisco Bay Area: BART; Transportation: Subways and metros; San Francisco Bay Area: Infrastructure
Downloads: 7,579 (3 reviews)
|Lifelong volunteer in San Francisco : oral history transcript / 1983 - Stone, Sylvia L. ive|
Keywords: Volunteers -- California San Francisco Bay Area; Jews -- California San Francisco Bay Area
|Sidney Peterson - Pacific Film Archive|
Description: Bay Area filmmaker Sidney Peterson discusses his work, and filmmaking in the 1940's and '50s in the Bay Area. Born in Oakland, Peterson attended UC-Berkeley, and founded The Workshop at the California School of Fine Arts (later the SF Art Institute), which helped influence and begin the first flourishing of experimental film in the Bay Area.Collection Guide: Pacific Film Archive Audio Recordings CollectionAccession Numbers: 4000-01-597Rights: Copyright status unknown...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Motion pictures--California--San Francisco Bay Area--History--20th century; Experimental films--California--San Francisco Bay Area; San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.)--Intellectual life; Peterson, Sidney
|San Francisco Bay and Waterfront, 1900-1965 : oral history transcript / and related material, 1968-1969 - Figari, William, 1886- ive|
Keywords: Thomas Crowley & Brothers; Crowley Launch and Tugboat Company; Tugboats -- California San Francisco Bay; Fisheries -- California San Francisco Bay; San Francisco Bay (Calif.); San Francisco (Calif.) -- Water front
|Artist, instructor, and innovator in fiber arts : oral history transcript / 1992 - Elliott, Lillian, 1930- ive|
Keywords: Women textile designers -- California San Francisco Bay Area; Basket makers -- California San Francisco Bay Area Interviews; Textile industry -- California San Francisco Bay Area
|Volunteer community service in health and welfare : oral history transcript / 1983 - Koshland, Robert J. ive|
Keywords: S. Koshland and Company; Public health -- California San Francisco Bay Area; Social service -- California San Francisco Bay Area; Jews -- California San Francisco Bay Area
|BART: Countdown to San Francisco - Commonwealth Club of California|
Description: Bill Wattenburg describes problems he associates with the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) system and concludes that the blame should be placed entirely on the BART management team. He provides examples intended to highlight the incompetence of the management group and suggests that many problems have not been resolved because the BART management and board are reluctant to admit their errors...
Keywords: californialightandsound; San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District (Calif.)
|Memorandum to James R. McCarthy [re] Analysis of proposed Bay Area Rapid Transit System outlined by -- Parsons Brinckerhoff-Tudor-Bechtel -- on June 6, 1960 (Volume 13-Jun-60) - Proctor, William A|
Keywords: San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District (Calif.); Urban transportation
|Report on a plan for rapid transit in San Francisco consonant with the Bay Area Rapid Transit System (Volume May-60) - San Francisco (Calif.). Mayor's Transportation Council. Transportation Technical Commitee|
Keywords: San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District (Calif.); Local transit
Jon Acosta's video production blog dedicated to teaching video editing / production techniqueSan Francisco Bay Area Video Production
Keywords: Best DSLR Cameras; San Francisco Bay Area Video Production
|Contract for construction of concrete base for light and fog-signal station on Mile Rock, at entrance to San Francisco harbor, California - United States. Light-House Board|
Keywords: Lighthouses -- California San Francisco Bay; Mile Rock (Calif.)
|[Gould Can 5376: Mayor Rolph throws out first ball]|
San Francisco, California: Mayor Rolph throws out first ball to open baseball season
Keywords: San Francisco Bay Area; California; Sports; Opening day; Rolph, James
|Smirk - Everybody's Best Friend - SMIRK|
San Francisco's SMIRK are punk/rock with a sarcastic attitude. Not bitter about their retail jobs, but angry at the overly needy customers that they come in contact with. This song and video are based on a real person. (Who is it ?, Who is it ?) It was shot over 3 days in June 2004. White pants! Black Thong! What's Wrong????
Keywords: Punk; Rock; Nudity; San_Francisco:Bay_Area; MusicVideo; Music
Downloads: 8,570 (4 reviews)
|The life cycle of a personal foundation, 1958-1988 : oral history transcript / 1991 - Wattis, Phyllis. ive|
Keywords: Endowments -- California San Francisco Bay Area History; Philanthropists -- California Interviews
|[Petaluma Chicken Promotional Film] - Unknown|
Early promotional film for Sonoma County poultry industry featuring young women making an extremely large omelet.
Keywords: San Francisco Bay Area: Sonoma County; Agriculture: Poultry
Downloads: 28,278 (7 reviews)
|Time-lapse overlooking the San Francisco bay (on Labor Day) -- with a 150 foot tree removal - Tracey Jaquith|
Time-lapse of 17 hours on Labor Day 2012 overlooking the San Francisco bay. Our downhill neighbor decided to remove a roughly 150 foot eucalyptus (that appeared to be dying) and it bumped our view of the Bay up amazingly. It's broken into 3 segments right now: (1) Canon SLR ~4:45am-10am (~3700 images) ==> 1728x1152 60fps h.264 .mp4 (~16 Mb/s) (2) iPhone4S ~10am-2:30pm (~4400 images) ==> 1296x968 30fps h.264 .mp4 (~10 Mb/s) (3) Canon SLR ~3:15pm-9:40pm (~4400 images) ==> 1728x1152 60fps h.264 .mp...
Keywords: time-lapse; San Francisco bay; bay area; bay view
|Rapid transit service to San Francisco International Airport and to the Peninsula (Volume September 1968 book) - Jacobs, Allan B|
Keywords: San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District (Calif.); Transportation
|When You Are a Pedestrian - Progressive Pictures|
Pedestrians and motorists share the responsibility for accident prevention. Filmed on the streets and sidewalks of Oakland, California, and on a tabletop with model cars and dolls representing pedestrians. The film that began the Prelinger Archives collection.
Keywords: Safety: Pedestrian; Animation: Stop-motion; San Francisco Bay Area: Oakland
Downloads: 8,534 (3 reviews)
|Sailing on San Francisco Bay|
Some video taken at 640x480 @ 30fps with a Pentax Optio W10 with shake control enabled.
Keywords: sailing; san francisco bay; j/120; jboat; jboats
|Wholesale meat distribution in the San Francisco Bay Area (Volume no.165) - Williams, Willard F. (Willard Forest), 1921-|
Keywords: Meat industry and trade California San Francisco Bay Area
|San Francisco Bay marine piling survey, [first-third annual progress reports] - San Francisco Bay Marine Piling Committee|
[1st] Report on the San Francisco marine piling survey, [includes Biological phase -- marine borers, by Charles A. Kofoid.] -- [2nd-3rd] San Francisco Bay marine piling survey. -- App. I. Variations in the shell of Teredo navalis in San Francisco Bay, by R.C. Miller. -- App. II. Variations in the pallets of Teredo navalis in San Francisco Bay, by R.C. Miller. -- App. III. On the effect of low salinity on Teredo navalis, by H.F...
Keywords: Wood -- Preservation; Marine biology -- California; San Francisco Bay (Calif.)
|Long Street, The - Unknown|
How the Salvation Army responds to human needs. Includes many images of depressed neighborhoods and skid rows in San Francisco and other California cities, as well as the construction of Daly City.
Keywords: Social services; Salvation Army; San Francisco Bay Area
Downloads: 2,625 (2 reviews)
|You and Your Bicycle - Progressive Pictures|
Bicycle safety film for children, shot on the streets of Oakland and Berkeley, California. Features numerous examples of safe and unsafe cycle riding, simulated accidents, and scenes of post-World War II East Bay streets and sidewalks.
Keywords: Bicycles; Bicycles: Safety; San Francisco Bay Area: Oakland
Downloads: 12,255 (5 reviews)
|[Mount Tamalpais Gravity Railroad] - Unknown|
Railroad transporting tourists to top of Marin County's highest peak.
Keywords: San Francisco Bay Area: Marin County; Transportation: Railroad
Downloads: 6,948 (4 reviews)
|Byways around San Francisco Bay - Hutchinson, William E., b. 1856|
Spec. Coll. copy: Blue library buckram. 2 photos. mounted inside: 1 is a photograph of a woman on the dedication p. (to the author's wife), with notation about her death date (1921); the other is a hand-colored photo. of Mt. Tamalpais on the chapter heading page for that feature
Keywords: San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.) -- Description and travel
|[Martinez, California Scenes] - Unknown|
Scenes shot in Martinez, Contra Costa County, California, on San Pablo Bay, apparently in the late 1920s. Images include: pans over the waterfront; workers at the Bay Specialty Company; the erection of the American Plywood factory; white-collar men exiting a meeting, greeting the camera and tipping their hats; workers at the Martinez Steam Laundry posing; flappers outside another business; entrance to Alhambra Union High School and students leaving; high-school girls in typing class; Martinez El...
Keywords: San Francisco Bay Area: Martinez; Occupations: Laundry; Children
Downloads: 11,379 (4 reviews)
|San Francisco, the bay and its cities - Writers' Program. California|
"A selected reading list": p. 501-504
Keywords: San Francisco (Calif.) -- Guidebooks; San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.)
Downloads: 6,895 (1 review)